The relaxations were announced by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown
Money transferred to women's Jan Dhan accounts safe; do not believe rumours it will be taken back, says FinMin
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman last month had announced that as many of 20.5 crore women Jan Dhan account holders will get Rs 500 per month for next three months to run their households and deal with the hardships caused by the nation-wide lockdown
Coronavirus Outbreak: Centre asks states to ensure normal functioning of banks, ATMs during lockdown
The Centre has asked all states and Union Territories to ensure normal functioning of banks and ATMs during the lockdown period as the Rs 27,500-crore financial package announced under the Prime Minister Garib Kalyan Yojana will be disbursed in coming days
In order to provide relief to its customers affected by lockdown in various parts of the country due to COVID-19, state-run Canara Bank on Wednesday announced a full waiver of service charges for any number of withdrawal from other bank's ATMs up till 30 June, 2020
The latest instructions, however, are not mandatory for prepaid gift cards and those used at mass transit systems, the RBI added.
Bharat Bandh: Transport, banking hit in several states as Left, Congress-backed unions go on strike; vandals torch vehicles in Bengal
The day-long Bharat Bandh called by 10 trade unions was hit normal life in the statesof West Bengal, Assam and Odisha, while it evoked a lukewarm response in many states including Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tripura.
Bharat Bandh 2020: Banking services impacted in most parts of country; several ATMs go dry due to trade union strike
Employees of public sector insurance companies and the RBI too participated in the strike.
Bharat Bandh 2020 Updates: TMC, CPM spar over violence in Bengal; parties without political existence indulging in cheap tactics, alleges Mamata Banerjee
Bharat Bandh 2020 Updates:Hitting out at the Left and the Congress, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday that those who don't have any political existence in the state are trying to ruin its economy by pursuing "cheap politics" of strikes.
Bharat Bandh 2020: Banking, transport services set to be impacted as trade unions call for strike against Centre's labour policies
In West Bengal, trade unions affiliated to Left and other parties called for a Bharat bandh against the economic policies of the BJP government. However, the TMC-led state government said it will not support any bandh.
Bharat bandh likely to affect banking, ATM services on 8 January; online services may function normally
Apart from banking services, ATM services are also expected to be affected during the one-day Bharat bandh, said the report.
The RBI said that during the year, the number of complaints resolved by agreement like through intervention of OBOs, mediation and conciliation among others rose 70.40 percent from 65.82 percent a year earlier.
Demonetisation 3rd anniversary: Banning high-value notes failed to meet objectives, but digitisation may check black money generation
The defenders argued that demonetisation would help digitise the economy and make future black money generation difficult as there would be an audit trail all the time.
The source of the breach is yet unknown but the data analysis have found Track 2 data in the card dump.
Banking services likely to be partially affected today as employees unions call for 24-hour strike; RBI, SBI to function normally
Regional Rural Banks and cooperatives banks will also not participate in the strike as mergers do not affect them, sources said.
Full list of bank holidays in October 2019: Banks to remain shut on 11 days, including Dussehra, Gandhi Jayanti, Diwali
Customers must note that as per Reserve Bank of India (RBI) notification and rules, all banks including public, private, foreign, cooperative are shut on all Sundays and second and fourth Saturdays of the month.
Zuckerberg said that payments was an important area for Facebook to diversify its avenues beyond advertising.
CenturyLink spokeswoman Debra Peterson said the outage “is not related to hacking".
Deregistered companies decline to claim Rs 37,500 cr: Revelation is first tangible outcome of demonetisation
The Narendra Modi government functionaries and its sympathisers have been taking enormous pains from the date of demonetisation of high-value notes of Rs 500 and Rs 100 to underscore the point that the fruits of demonetisation would be available in the medium to long-term
NCR for multi-stakeholder talks to resolve ATM industry crisis; 'cannot afford any disruption', says MD Navroze Dastur
There has been a reduction in the number of new ATMs installed this year, and pointed out that the demand for replacements is keeping suppliers like it busy.
Regulatory changes make ATM operations unviable; half of 2.38 lakh machines in India likely to be closed down by March 2019
Closure of the ATMs will impact thousands of jobs and also the the financial inclusion efforts of the government, the industry body said in a statement.